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Fine Arts BFA - Painting Concentration - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 10.01 FINE ARTS-GENERAL, CIP: 50.0702 Fine/Studio Arts, General)

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the hUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
ART 200LEC Dept of Art Speakers Series M 1
ART 140LAB Time Based Concepts or ART 135LAB Self and Representation M or M 3 or 3
ART 120LAB 3D Concepts M 3
ART 150LEC Visual Theory Aesth & Crit M 3
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Total Credits: 16 or 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Math & Quantitative Reasoning MQR 4
ART 105LAB 2D Concepts M 3
ART 110LAB Studio 2: Construct Body M 3
ART 140LAB Time Based Concepts or ART 135LAB Self and Representation M or M 3 or 3
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric CL1 or CL1 3 or 4
Total Credits: 16 or 17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ART 200LEC Dept of Art Speakers Series M 1
ART 207LAB Drawing I M 3
AHI 101LR Survey Egypt to Renaiss M 3
Scientific Literacy SLI1 3
Pathway and Diversity Learning DL/P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ART 260LEC Visual Theory Aesth 2 M 3
ART 211LAB Basic Painting M 3
AHI 102LR Survy Ital Renais to Cntm M 3
Scientific Literacy SLI1 4
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ART 200LEC Dept of Art Speakers Series M 1
ART 229LAB Introduction to Sculpture I M 3
ART 212LAB Painting & Popular Culture M 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 13
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ART 311LAB Altern Pnting Strategies M 3
ART 223LAB Figure Drawing 1 or ART 307LAB Thematic Drawing 1 M or M 3 or 3
AHI Elective M 3
ART 208 or 200 print M 3
Communication Literacy CL2 3
Total Credits: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ART 494LAB Senior Thesis M 3
ART 312LAB Individual Pnting Explora M 3
UB 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
ART 216LAB Pictorial Structure M 3
Art Studio Elective M 3
Total Credits: 13
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ART 494LAB Senior Thesis M 3
Art Studio Elective M 3
Art Studio Elective M 3
Art Studio Elective M 3
Painting Elective M 3
Total Credits: 15
Total Credits Required for Degree:
121
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DL Diversity Learning
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Apr 12, 2019 12:35:39